Casualty of War

Where was he When they were taking me Breaking me Flame fading gradually And where was he Every night Afraid to fight Longing for insight Hope that it would be alright Why didn't he rescue me When they were touching me Watching me So ashamed I took the blame When loneliness Turned to restlessness Put … Continue reading Casualty of War

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Interrogating the Storm

May I be a writer with no reader? A believer without judge? A woman apart from man? An expression devoid of face? May I be an American lacking pride? A soul without a mate? A mother free from guilt? A dreamer minus the dream? A vessel sans rudder? A question beyond answer? May I be … Continue reading Interrogating the Storm